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Natick Rotary Turns 90! – Celebrating a Tradition of Service

By Dr. Joseph Keefe: Cal Coolidge, former governor of Massachusetts, was President; Alan Greenspan, Tony Bennett and Marilyn Monroe were born; Route 66 was established (remember” You get your kicks on Route 66;) NBC; radio was founded with WNAC its Boston affiliate; Robert Goddard fired off the first liquid-fueled rocket in the world right hereContinue Reading

Natick Rotary Honored with Premier “Make Your Mark” Award at District 7910 Awards Banquet

Natick Rotary Honored with Premier “Make Your Mark” Award at District 7910 Awards Banquet

The PR Expo & Awards Dinner, held on March 20, 2015, was an evening event focused on Public Relations. At the PR Expo, many clubs and district groups displayed the PR tips and tools they used for promoting their projects and activities and learned about other clubs’ successful PR tools. After dinner, attendees competed in a PR Challenge with the winning tableContinue Reading

A Cheery Plant, Caring Words

A Cheery Plant, Caring Words

By Peter Golden Special to the Tab Posted Feb. 6, 2015 at 10:29 AM NATICK When Home Depot and Natick Rotary team up to bring good cheer to community members in need of a visit and a caring word or two, the result can be nothing but serendipitous. Recently, Rotary president Judy Shea along withContinue Reading

The Dictionary Project – \ˈthə \ˈdik-shə-ˌner-ē \ ˈprä-ˌjekt\

The Dictionary Project – \ˈthə \ˈdik-shə-ˌner-ē \ ˈprä-ˌjekt\

Since 2006, the Rotary Club of Natick has distributed dictionaries to the 3rd graders in the Natick Public Schools. In addition to a traditional dictionary, the books also contain many other useful sections. There is a copy of the constitution, a sign language instructional, a list of presidents, a state by state description, the periodicContinue Reading